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ANANOV - Selected Works

By: Ananov, Adrei ; [ Isaac Stern's copy ]

Price: $34.96

Publisher: Saint Petersburg, A. Ananov: 1999

Seller ID: 41367


120 pages; Andrei Ananov is the most famous contemporay jeweller in Russia. This book boldly presents a wide variety of the beautiful pieces of jewellry, watches, clocks and other fabulous objets created by Anonov's workshop. Illustrated with excellent full colour photographs. Text in English and Russian. In celebration of the tenth anniversary of the Russian Jewellery Art - Ananov Company. From the collection of the violinist Isaac Stern [1920-2001] -- with his "c... View more info

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GUIDE TO KNOLE Its State Rooms, Pictures, and Antiquities, with a short account of the Possessors and Park of Knol

By: Anon.

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Sevenoaks, J Salmon: 1913

Seller ID: 38444


59 pages; Former owner's name on front wrapper, otherwise clean and tight in original printed wrappers, toning to endpapers near spine. OCLC: 931542205 View more info

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A SURE WINNER - STRAUSS BROTHERS Clothing Catalogue

By: Anonymous

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Strauss Brothers: 1908

Seller ID: 37047


Original color wrappers (measure 6 by 9 inches, 16 page catalogue of clothing produced by Strauss Brothers of Chicago for the Fall 1908 and Winter 1909 seasons. Wonderful image of a woman ice sailing on the front wrapper. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

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MAISON DU CHALET SUISSE GENEVE POSTCARD

By: Anonymous

Price: $2.95

Publisher: H. Depierre: 1920

Seller ID: 37050


Postcard printed in dark green ink advertsing the Maison du Chalet Suisse Specialite Rideaux, Dentelles, Broderies Suisses. Fabrique a Sr. Gall, H. Deprierre, 18 Grand Quai & Rue Ceard (a cole du Cafe de la Couronne. Payment details of a purchase in pencil on reverse. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

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BOB SMART SHOES Fall - Winter 1931-1932

By: Anonymous

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Milwaukee, Bob Smart Shoe Company: 1931

Seller ID: 37064


34 pages; 34 page illustrated catalogue of men's shoes with drawings of the shoes and details on the various styles. Bound in original stiff blue card wrappers with raised lettering in gilt.; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

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AMERICAN MUSEUM Claverton Manor; Bath

By: Anonymous

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Bath, Claverton Manor: 1962

Seller ID: 39859


12 pages; Clean and tight in original printed wrappers. Illustrations (b&w) throughout. OLC: 66528533 Date is approximate, not printed in book. The American Museum in Britain is based at Claverton Manor, near Bath, England, in a house, designed by Jeffry Wyatville and built in the 1820s on the site of a manor bought by Ralph Allen in 1758, replacing the manor house built by Ralph of Shrewsbury around 1340. The museum was founded by two antique collectors, an Americ... View more info

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STYLE BOOK - Men's Fashions showing What to Wear for Autumn and Winter 1910

By: Anonymous

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Chicago, Universal Tailoring Co.: 1910

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40612


16 pages; Clean and secure in original pictorial wrappers. Wonderful advertising booklet with image of a fisherman and a Native America in a canoe. Illustrated throughout with men in suits, overcoats, evening wear and vests. View more info

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THE BOOK OF STYLES for Autumn and Winter for 1907-1908

By: Anonymous

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Milwaukee, Friend Brothers Clothing Co.: 1907

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40613


20 pages; Clean and secure in original pictorial wrappers. Wonderful advertising booklet with colour image of a gentleman and a lady walking in the autumn woods and feeding the squirrels. Illustrated throughout with men in suits, overcoats, "student" attire with images of horses, automobiles, etc. View more info

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Slip into a BRADLEY KNITWEAR and Out-of-Doors - Fall and Winter 1927

By: Anonymous

Price: $44.95

Publisher: Delavon, Wisconsin, Bradley Knitting Co.: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40614


20 pages; Clean and secure in original pictorial wrappers. Wonderful advertising booklet with colour image of several gentleman (including one in a leather football helmet) hoisting a fellow on their shoulders in celebration. Illustrated throughout with images of folks in knitted sweaters, scarves, hats, etc. engaging in various outdoor sports, e.g., football, golf, ski-ing, etc. Includes some fashions for children, babies, and women as well as the predominant menswea... View more info

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THE BRADLEY KNIT WEAR BOOK 1915-1916

By: Anonymous

Price: $44.95

Publisher: Delavan, Wisconsin, Bradley Knitting Co.: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40615


20 pages; Clean and secure in original pictorial wrappers. Wonderful advertising booklet with colour image of a boy and girl snow ski-ing. Illustrated throughout with images of folks in knitted sweaters, scarves, hats, etc. engaging in various outdoor sports, e.g., hockey, golf, ski-ing, etc. Includes some fashions for men, children, and women. View more info

Memorials of Moderate Cost by Presbrey-Leland $35 - $500 on Exhibit at the Woodlawn Branch of Presbrey-Leland

By: Anonymous

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Valhalla, NY, Presbrey-Leland Studios: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41564


16 pages; This book illustrates typical monuments and markers in New York's outstanding exhibit of moderate priced memorials. Fourteen of the sixteen pages have photographs of memorial stones, head stones, grave stones, benchs and sculptures in various price ranges from $50 on up to $450 and a group of larger monuments for which quotes can be obtained. Contents are printed on coated paper (glossy stock). Clean and secure in original printed gray wrappers with elaborate... View more info

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Zora Živadinovic Davidovic izlozba kostimografije : Salon Muzeja primenjene umetnosti, Beograd april 1984

By: Anonymous

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Beograd (Belgrade, Serbia), Ashria - Muzej primenjene umetnosti: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41957


Unpaginated pages; publisher's wrappers, with an illustration in sepia and lettering in black on the front cover. Clean, very good copy. Seven plates in sepia halftones. Text in Serbian and French. With a bibliography and chronological account of work by the subject. There is a note, printed at the foot of the rear flap of the wrapper, suggesting a small edition was issued -- "Tiraz 800." OCLC Number: 437613262. View more info

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KATALOG - Zhevza Shakhberdieva

By: Atayev, Tirkish

Price: $14.96

Publisher: Ashgabat, TSSR Khudozhnikler Soyuzy: 1988

Seller ID: 37105


27 pages; Original pictorial wrappers printed in blue and red. Frontispiece photographic portrait. Historical and descriptive text followed by chronology and detailed inventory of the items exhibited. Text in Russian. Bookplate mounted on title page, deacquisitioned. View more info

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CHRISTMAS 1943

By: B. Altman & Co.

Price: $24.95

Publisher: New York, B. Altman & Co.: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 39232


60 pages; Clean and secure in original pictorial wrappers, brief ink notation at top corner of front wrapper (Bldg 1357 / 346-2) and lower corner ("-480-). The B. Altman Catalogue for Christmas 1943 contains hundreds of gift suggestions for family and friends. Illustrated throughout with wonderful images of 1940s women, fashions, furniture and other objects -- everything from mahogany nut bowls to designer handbags, lingerie and dressing gowns, dolls and games,... View more info

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CHINESE TRADE PORCELAIN

By: Beurdeley, Michel

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Rutland, Charles E. Tuttle Company: 1969

Seller ID: 39595


xii, 220 pages; Clean and tight in original cloth binding in bright nice dustjacket. Translated by Diana Imber. An excellent study of Chinese Export porcelains. 24 magnificent tipped-in color plates and about a hundred b&w figures. In the first part, the form and decoration of the porcelain and their artistic influence from the west are described; then follow historical surveys of the Far Eastern connections of each of the countries named above, and a systematic analys... View more info

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Collection Hayashi Objets d'art du Japon et de la Chine : peintures, livres

By: Bing, S[iefried] - compiler

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Paris, MM. Durand-Ruel: 1902

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 41618


iv, 310 & [2] pages; Original decorative wrappers: rough buff covered flexible card stock, printed in pale green. A worn copy of the first part only (of three) of this landmark sale catalogue. OCLC: 81092230 The collector was the Japanese collector/dealer Tadamasa Hayashi, [1853-1906]. Hayashi arrived in Paris in 1878, as interpreter and assistant to Wakai Kenzaburo (1834-1908), to attend the Exposition Universelle. After the Fair was concluded he started the antiqua... View more info

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Lurji sup`rebi [dust jacket title] Sinie skatert

By: Brailasvili, Nino ; & I. V. Ruhaze

Price: $39.95

Publisher: T`bilisi [Georgia], Sabc`ot`a Sak`art`velo: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 39828


[30] pages; Publisher's stiff green wrappers, with pictorial printed dust jacket. A rare publication related to the VIIème Congrès International des Sciences Ethnologiques et Anthropologiques.. The identity as a conference publication is covered on the first leaf, preceding the title page: " Javaxisvili sax. istoriis instituti S. Janasias sax. sak`art`velos saxelmcip`o muzeumi./ On leaf preceding t.p.: Et`nograp`iul da ant`ropologiur mec`nierebat`a VII saert`aso... View more info

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Dac`it`eli k`sovilebi [dust jacket additional title] Nabivnye tkani

By: Brailasvili, Nino ; & I. V. Ruhaze

Price: $39.95

Publisher: T`bilisi [Georgia], Sabc`ot`a Sak`art`velo: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 39829


[30] pages; Publisher's stiff green wrappers, with pictorial printed dust jacket. A rare publication related to the VIIème Congrès International des Sciences Ethnologiques et Anthropologiques.. The identity as a conference publication is covered on the first leaf, preceding the title page: " Javaxisvili sax. istoriis instituti S. Janasias sax. sak`art`velos saxelmcip`o muzeumi./ On leaf preceding t.p.: Et`nograp`iul da ant`ropologiur mec`nierebat`a VII saert`aso... View more info

50. Leta Uzité umení a Design

By: Brix, Michal ; Milena Lamarová

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Prague, Umeleckoprumyslové Muzeum: 1988

Seller ID: 41246


Clean and tight in original wrappers in pictorial dustjacket. Square small quarto. Wonderful design catalogue including textiles, sculpture, glassware, furniture, automotive, etc. OCLC: 19617231 Summary in English./ Catalogue of an exhibition held at the Museum of Decorative Arts, Prague, February-April 1988.; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemer... View more info

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TRIBECA ISSEY MYAKE

By: Brody, Neville ; Marco Ammannati, (Senior Designer)

Price: $24.95

Publisher: New York, Issey Myake: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41413


Beautiful example of the first catalogue issued for Issey Myake's Tribeca store in New York. Clean and tight in original printed wrappers laid-in to printed brown card outer wrapper. Illustrated throughout. Die-cut smaller section of catalogue within catalogue. Includes single sheet printed on both sides of the price list. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lack... View more info